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Major Bidding Wars on the Horizon for Maccagnan, Jets?

By Glenn Naughton   With the start of the NFL free agency period roughly one week away, Jets fans anxiously awaiting what they expect to be a flurry of star free agent signings should probably proceed with caution. Currently projected to have over $50 million in cap space with the possibility of increasing that number by over $10 million if wide [...]

Harrison, Jarrett set to Become Restricted Free Agents

By Glenn Naughton   While the rest of the NFL keeps a watchful eye on several big-name free agents, the New York Jets have two players of their own who are set to test the free agent market, albeit on a limited basis.  Nose Tackle Damon Harrison and Safety Jaiquawn Jarrett will both be free to [...]

Jets ink Former Pittsburgh Cornerback Curtis Brown

The New York Jets today announced the signing of former Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Curtis Brown.  Selected in the third round of the 2011 NFL draft out of the University of Texas, Brown spent three seasons with the Steelers but was placed on IR just seven games into his third season with a torn ACL. Out of [...]

With Season Officially Over, Jets Look to Get to Work

While the sports world sits and debates the Seattle Seahawks and the worst play call in Super Bowl history, the New York Jets are preparing to meet on Tuesday to discuss the upcoming off-season. Jets owner Woody Johnson, general manager Mike Maccagnan and head coach Todd Bowles  will sit down to discuss what direction the team will take as the [...]

Jets Make Scouting Changes; Fire Bradway & Bauer

The New York Jets have announced a major shake in their scouting department today. Terry Bradway (Senior director of college scouting) and Jeff Bauer (Director of college scouting) were both fired. “Today, I informed Terry and Jeff that the organization will be moving forward without them," Jets general manager Mike Maccagnan said. "They have made valuable [...]

Notes on the GM \ Head Coach Reporting Structure

Here are some notes on the New York Jets new reporting structure, this definitely clarifies the relationship between the new coach and GM. 1.  Mike Maccagnan (GM) and the new head coach (yet to be named) both report directly to Woody Johnson.  So the head coach will not report to the GM. 2. Mike Maccagnan (GM) [...]